A man with ties to Marathon bomb suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev was shot and killed in Florida while being questioned about a 2011 unsolved triple murder.
Ibragim Todashev was involved in altercations in Florida and Mass., public records show.
Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray dismissed the notion that his ties to the former Chelsea Housing chief fueled his decision to resign for a private-sector job.
The Obama administration acknowledged targeting radical Muslim cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, who was slain in a September 2011 attack.
British Prime Minister David Cameron said there are ‘‘strong indications’’ that a fatal attack near a London military barracks was terror-related.
Thousands of homes were damaged in Okla. tornado
The tornado that struck in Oklahoma may have done $2 billion or more in damage to as many as 13,000 homes, multiple schools and a hospital, officials said.
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The “Bay State boondoggle” is at risk as Congress considers a bill that would end extra payments for Mass. hospitals.
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The high price of tanning
Despite warnings about sun worshiping, melanoma rates continue to rise, especially among young women.
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5 tips to get your home decor ready for summer
Brighten up your home in time for the season with tips from Bravo’s “Million Dollar Decorators.”
Claude Julien’s plans turning to gold for Bruins
The coach has been criticized at times for his stubbornness, but the Bruins’ 3-0 series lead shows Julien’s game plan has merit.
Manhunt cost Watertown Police $250,000, chief estimates
Watertown Police Chief Ed Deveau is seeking state and federal aid to help cover the costs related to the Marathon bombing response.
Danny Amendola working on rapport with Tom Brady
The new Patriots slot receiver said comparisons with Wes Welker are not something he has to worry about.
Fire destroys 118-year-old church in Lynn
A three-alarm fire completely destroyed the church, which was built in 1895.
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IRS official says she did nothing wrong, invokes Fifth
Lois Lerner declined to answer questions at a hearing today on IRS targeting of conservative groups.
Consalvo taps former Gore, Kerry strategist
Tad Devine, who worked on the presidential campaigns of Al Gore and John Kerry, has joined the mayoral campaign of City Councilor Rob Consalvo.
Bernanke says too soon to end stimulus
If the Fed were to let interest rates rise, it would ‘‘carry a substantial risk” to the economic recovery, Chairman Ben Bernanke said.
‘The World’s Strongest Librarian’ by Josh Hanagarne
In Hanagarne’s memorable story, he talks about his experiences growing up with Tourette’s syndrome.